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When just updating the news isn't quite enough -- The ES editorial staff, columnists, and other friends of the magazine weigh in here with passing thoughts, a news item that deserves a boost, follow-up on articles in the magazine, and possibly the occasional rant.

Steam Room Design Brings Back Adolescent Fears

After decades of quiet avoidance, I recently found the courage to enter a public steam room. Finally, I was prepared to overcome adolescent memories of a sauna experience gone badly. 
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Ending the War of Words

IT v. facilities mirrors the larger fight
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Call for Net-Zero Energy Papers

ATLANTA – Papers addressing the industry’s efforts to achieve zero-energy design are being sought for ASHRAE’s 2011 Winter Conference in Las Vegas, according to a press release from the Society.
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Four Expanding Markets You Should Pursue Now

I recently attended my first-ever security industry trade show, ISC West, which took place at the Sands Convention Center in Las Vegas March 24-26. The show, which connects security product manufacturers with integrators/installers/security officers, was encouraging on several levels. 
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When Worlds Collide

Some more thoughts on the Internet and magazine publishing
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Keep an Eye Out for Our Next Issue

Take a tour through our March/April issue. On its way now.
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Construction/Service Pros: It's Twitter Time...Really

A year ago, I told a co-worker that Twitter was a fad. It would not last, I pronounced, because it was fluff and provided no clear benefit. Who cares where tweeters are eating lunch? 
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Great Interest in Greenfield Data Center Construction

Our webinar series seeks to keep you informed
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Media Madness and Construction Pros

Last week, I experienced a different kind of March Madness. I spent three days in Manhattan at meetings focused on e-media trends and developments. My head is still spinning. 
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Romney to Appear at 7X24Exchange

Keynoter highlights the growing importance of the industry
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